News archive - 2016

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Vanessa Schweizer's article nominated for Change the World: Read 100+ articles

Editors-in-Chief were asked to nominate only one paper published by their journal in 2015 that could help humanity and protect and preserve our planet.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Katie Plaisance, recipient of the Distinguished Teacher Award

The Department of Knowledge Integration is very pleased that KI Associate Professor, Katie Plaisance, has been recognized for her excellence and dedication with the honour of the University of Waterloo Distinguished Teacher Award.

read Katie's award notice on the Centre for Teaching Excellence web site

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

KI student exhibits at THEMUSEUM

Two of the KI student-designed exhibits from the 2016 Knowledge Integration eXhibition, KI-X 2016, are on display at THEMUSEUM in Downtown Kitchener.

“Trust Me, I’m a…” and  “Photography” will be on display from March 23- May 23, 2016 as a component of the “Aging Dialogues” exhibition.

Monday, March 21, 2016

KI student heads to international beach volleyball championships

KI student Robbie Abrams will represent Canada at the 2016 FIVB U21 Beach Volleyball World Championships in Lucerne, Switzerland May 11-16.

He'll head there right after his KI class completes their field trip to Copenhagen!

Monday, February 15, 2016

KI professor Vanessa Schweizer publishes new research on climate and energy

In February, KI professor Vanessa Schweizer published three papers on climate change and energy policy. In the journal Environmental Modelling & Software, Dr. Schweizer and her PhD student Jude Kurniawan developed a new approach for analyzing long-term socio-economic trends that are relevant for projecting energy demand and vulnerability to changes in climate. In the journal Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Dr.